To travel from Gemas to Langkawi by train, you can take the ETS Gemas to Arau service that takes you to the closest KTM station to the ferry terminal at Kuala Perlis or you can take a train from Gemas to Alor Setar and take a ferry from the Kuala Kedah Jetty.
The ferry service from Kuala Perlis is the shortest boat trip over to Langkawi from anywhere in Malaysia and takes only one hour and 15 minutes.
(Jadual ETS dari Gemas ke Arau)
KTM Gemas to Arau ETS Schedule:
Please note: Due to Covid 19, KTM is currently operating a reduced temporary schedule - to see the latest temporary ETS timetable click here >
|Train Number||Departs Gemas||Arrives Arau||Operating Days|
These services are operated by the EG numbered trains which are ETS Gold services.
To see the full ETS train timetable for all northbound trains to KTM Arau, click on the timetable link below:
To get from the train station in Arau to the jetty at Kuala Perlis you can take a taxi or local bus.
For more information, click on the picture link below:
(Tambang / Harga Tiket KTM ETS Gemas ke Arau)
ETS train tickets in Malaysia are now being sold on a Flexi Fare system basis which means the price varies for each train on different days depending on:
How far in advance you book your tickets.
The time of the year and day of the week you travel.
(Beli Tiket Keretapi KTM dari Gemas ke Arau)
To take an ETS train in Malaysia you need to make a seat reservation.
As there are a limited amount of seats on each train it is always the best advice to book your tickets as far in advance as you can as trains can be full during busy times of the year.
To book ETS tickets you can go to any KTM ETS railway station ticket counter.
For information about the ferry boats from Kuala Perlis to Langkawi, click on the picture link below: